Austin Pets Alive! APA! Pilots New Program to Assist Canine
We are actually providing a wide range of coaching courses that will help you get your foster canine from right here to out right here! Take a look at the descriptions beneath and make sure you join! You could find FAQs and extra info right here. We’ll see you in school!
Primary Obedience Class is designed to assist foster canines to study the essential abilities wanted to enhance their manners and improve Canine Protected at a Soccer Occasion. This 6-week course consists of one-hour, in-person courses the place fosters and their canines can study foundational abilities equivalent to sit, down, recall, and extra, all whereas constructing a stronger relationship with their pup earlier than discovering their houses. Fosters are extremely inspired to attend all six courses. The course is open to anybody at present fostering a canine with Austin Pets Alive! Eligible foster canines should be absolutely vaccinated and 5 months or older. This course shall be held on Saturdays at 9 am at The ABGB. SIGN UP HERE!
Foster canines that exhibit behaviors that could possibly be thought of as harmful in a category setting could not attend class.
In case your canine is exhibiting behaviors that may disrupt class, equivalent to reactivity, contact Lyndsey Mosso to schedule non-public periods to work together with your foster pup. The utmost variety of fosters who can enroll within the Primary Obedience Class is 10. As a result of every week’s class will construct off of the earlier week, we strongly encourage fosters to return to all six courses. Nonetheless, if that you must miss a category, please contact Lyndsey Mosso forward of time to work one thing out.
Pet Class is obtainable to fosters who’ve puppies and wish to study extra about elevating a canine within the best, most applicable, and most profitable manner. This 6-week class is targeted on the best way to start an life with speedy construction and coaching, in an effort to mitigate behavioral points that might happen sooner or later. Our aim is for a majority of APA! fosters and their puppies to have correct socialization and choices for doing so.
Pet Class is a 6-part, one-hour, drop-in class that can happen each Thursday at 10 am. It will likely be hosted at The Watering Bowl Canine Park and Bar. It’s splendid for fosters to return to each class, however not required if unable to make it on a sure date. SIGN UP HERE!
Transitioning from the shelter to a house atmosphere may be laborious for a lot of canines. This digital, 5-part class is directed towards foster canines who’re struggling to regulate from shifting out of the shelter and into a house. We’ll deal with the best way to work these pups by the frequent points they’re dealing with, and stop returns to the shelter by doing so. Fosters and their canines will learn to determine stress-related behaviors and use coaching methods to assist set up calm, collected, and comfy habits within the dwelling.